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Announcing v4 of the Sensu Puppet module

The following is a guest post from Trey Dockendorf of Tailored Automation. He is a maintainer and the top contributor to the Sensu Puppet module. Trey has been developing Puppet modules for 10...

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Using a debug handler with Sensu Go

A monitoring infrastructure is not much use if you’re not sure if it’s working correctly. In order to ensure its functionality, you may find a need to debug or test specific pieces of this...

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Automating monitoring with the Sensu Go Ansible Collection

This post by Manca Bizjak of XLAB Steampunk was originally published on the Ansible blog.

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Security and privacy in the public cloud:

What companies are missing and why it matters

As with any enterprise technology, there are benefits and challenges when creating IT environments in the public cloud. The benefits include cost...

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Announcing secrets management in Sensu Go

In order to determine the health and current state of your systems, monitoring by its very nature requires access to internal and external services. Traditionally, users have had to get creative...

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Securing Sensu 101

Because monitoring requires some degree of access to your applications, it’s important that you take certain steps to ensure the right amount of access without compromising your app’s security. In...

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Intro to RBAC in Sensu Go

Last month, we ran a webinar on role-based access control (RBAC) in Sensu Go. In this post, we’ll capture some of the key points from the presentation and show you how RBAC can help you lock down...

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Reducing alert fatigue with GoAlert, Target’s on-call scheduling and notification platform

At Sensu Summit 2019, Adam Westman, Sr. Engineering Manager at Target, introduced us to GoAlert, their on-call scheduling and notification open source project. In this post, I’ll recap his talk,...

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🎂 Happy birthday, Sensu Go (plus a giveaway)

As Caleb recently noted, it’s been a year since the GA release of Sensu Go! In fact, today marks the official one-year mark; since December 5, 2018, Sensu Go has been downloaded over 1 million...

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